Born: July 18,1967 New York City, U.s.
Height: 5 feet 11 inches
Biography: Vin Diesel is an American actor and producer who is known for his deep baritone voice, killer physique and his status as an action hero (thanks to the success of films such as XXX and The Fast and The Furious franchise). Diesel made his film debut with a brief un-credited role in Awakenings (1990). He went on to write, direct, produce as well as act in a short film titled Multi-Facial in 1994 and it was selected for screening at the 1995 Cannes Film Festival. His next venture was Strays (1997), his first full-length feature film and the film got selected for competition at the 1997 Sundance Festival. His first break as an actor was in Steven Spielberg's 1998 Oscar-winning film Saving Private Ryan. He was also part of the business drama Boiler Room. Then the sci-fi action film Pitch Black happened in 2000, followed by The Fast and the Furious in 2001 and XXX in 2002. These movies did it for Diesel and he was established as an action hero. He has also acted in movies such as The Pacifier, The Last Witch Hunter, Find Me Guilty and Babylon AD. He has also worked as a voice over artist for The Iron Giant (1999).See full bio